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Lamington Trifle

Lamington Trifle

A few weeks ago I had a vision of what I wanted my trifle to look like this year and this was it.  A Lamington Trifle.  It is filled with lamington fingers, mini jam rolls, custard, three types of jelly, cream, raspberries and topped with dried INGREDIENTS 2 Packets Lamington Fingers 1 Packet Mini Jam […]

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Gingerbread Frappe

Gingerbread Frappe

Enjoy the flavour of the Christmas favourite gingerbread biscuit in a cold, creamy and icing frappe. INGREDIENTS 1 ½ Cups Strong Coffee, frozen 6 Ice cubes ½ Cup Milk ½ Tsp Ginger, ground ½ Tsp Nutmeg, ground 1 Tsp Vanilla Essence 1 Tbs Golden Syrup LETS PUT IT ALL TOGETHER Make a strong coffee using […]

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Mint Slice Chocolate Bark

Mint Slice Chocolate Bark

Mint, chocolate, bark they are all words that can be used to describe Christmas and they can also be combined together to make this totally indulgent Christmas treat. Thinner than a rocky road this Christmas favourite doesn’t require perfection or accuracy it just needs a couple of willing helpers and bowl lickers *insert kids. All […]

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Nacho Cheese Seasoning

Nacho Cheese Seasoning

Homemade Christmas presents are the best kind of presents to give and receive.  I have previously made a Chocolate Mug Cake Mix in a jar to gift with a mug to the boys teachers, an they were a big hit. This nacho cheese seasoning is super cheap to make and can be jazzed up in […]

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Chocolate Crinkle Biscuits

Chocolate Crinkle Biscuits

These chocolate crinkle biscuits come out of the oven with a crinkle effect on top making them look a little more special then a standard chocolate biscuit.  Crunchy on the edges and soft in the middle with flecks of chocolate chops throughout these biscuits are a delight to eat. INGREDIENTS 100gm Butter, softened 3/4 Cup […]

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Honey and Orange Baked Leg Ham

Honey and Orange Baked Leg Ham

Don’t wait until Christmas to enjoy a baked ham for dinner.  D’Orsogna have released Mini hams in both honey and champagne leg ham.  They are the perfect size to bake for dinner and have leftovers.  Alternatively, you can simply slice ham to your desired thickness and enjoy straight away without cooking.  You will find them […]

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Baked Eggnog Cheesecake

Baked Eggnog Cheesecake

Every year I look forward to buying the cartons of eggnog from the supermarket.  Sure I could make it but it’s a little tradition we have been doing each year and the boys love picking it out of the fridge at the supermarket and the carton is so festive, they love it. I sometimes sneak […]

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Chocolate Caramel Crown Ice Cream Cheesecake

Chocolate Caramel Crown Ice Cream Cheesecake

One of my lovely friends came over with her two boys for a swim in the pool and an early dinner and dessert last week.  I made homemade pizzas and she bought over this amazing Chocolate Caramel Crown Ice Cream Cheesecake. It was such a delicious dessert and a perfect way to end a great […]

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Twelve Ways to Eat Well Over the Holiday Season - FREE ebook

Twelve Ways to Eat Well Over the Holiday Season – FREE ebook

The holiday season is upon us and as we get ready to celebrate with family and friends, life gets hectic. During this busy time our normal eating habits seem to go astray. At the beginning I embrace the change in routine but always find myself at the start of the new year regretting that we […]

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